Amazon streetcar
Seattle has an Amazon-branded streetcar.
AP/Elaine Thompson
  • Amazon made a $1.5 million investment in bus infrastructure in Seattle.
  • The investment will increase bus frequency on some routes that Amazon employees use to get to work.
  • Public transit has been a big sticking point for cities as they fight for the chance to host Amazon’s second headquarters, HQ2 .

Amazon is making another major investment in public transit.

King County, Washington, announced last Wednesday that the online retail giant would be investing $1.5 million in increasing bus frequency in the area. The money will help to add 22 more weekday bus trips for a…